Bella's Blog

  • Aging is Ok, Boomers! How to Prepare to be Old

    This is the second part of our interview with Dr. Mary Flett, a clinical psychologist, writer, speaker and teacher on aging. We discussed preparing...
  • Why Do We Segregate Older Adults?

    Dr. Mary L. Flett is a licensed psychologist with more than 20 years experience working with behavioral health issues in older adults. She speciali...
  • Our Team is Growing! Meet Taylor Thoen

     Joe & Bella is growing! Taylor Thoen, a former Registered Nurse with experience in acute care and geriatrics, recently joined our team to lead...
  • Valentine's Day Gift Guide

    Valentine’s Day can bring mixed emotions to older adults, especially those who no longer live with their partner. But you can help make this day sp...
  • Joe & Bella Meet Paul & Judy

    Written by Peter Zollo, Joe & Bella cofounder.   You never know who you’re going to run into during a hike and how a chance encounter can leave...
  • Simple Shopping for Caregiving Needs

    Joe & Bella was recently featured in Chicago Health: Caregiving. (www.ChicagoCaregiving.com)   You can view the full article here.  
  • Year in Review: The Best Caregiving Advice We Received

    Over the past year, we’ve been fortunate to speak with a wide range of experts in the caregiving world. From executive directors at care communitie...
  • Joe & Bella, My Dad & Me

    Guest Post: Lucinda Koza, CEO, iAlly Note: This article was originally posted on Medium. Joe & Bella is a website for older adults and their c...
  • 6 Sustainable Caregiving Strategies

    Theresa Wilbanks cared for her father until his passing at 99 years of age. Theresa founded Sustainable Caregiving and works with fellow family ca...
  • Trends in Adaptive Apparel for Older Adults

    It’s that time of year when we’re all digging through our closets for those warm clothes we haven’t seen in a while, and finding that we need some ...
  • PF Warriors partners with Joe & Bella eCommerce just in time for the holidays

    CHICAGO, Nov. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Holiday shopping can be challenging for households that are affected by a rare disease like pulmonary fi...
  • Community Profile: Carrington Place by Americare: Integrating Independent and Assisted Living

    Billy Sullivan is the Director of Nursing at Carrington Place, an assisted- and independent-living community by Americare, located in Pittsburg, Ka...